For Immediate Release
Contact: Kerry Koonce: (515) 281-9646
Decorah - Iowa Workforce Development Encourages Iowans to use IowaJobs.org
Decorah, Iowa – Whether looking for a job or seeking to hire qualified applicants, Iowa Workforce Development encourages Iowans to begin their search with IowaJobs.org.
“By using IowaJobs.org, employers and job seekers can take advantage of the many services we provide,” said Elisabeth Buck, Director of Iowa Workforce Development. “IowaJobs.org offers something for everyone statewide.”
At any given time, over 20,000 jobs are posted. Many of Iowa’s top employers have their job openings automatically added to IowaJobs.org directly from their web sites. This ensures that only the most current jobs are posted.
Employers can take advantage of the many screening options available to guarantee only qualified applicants are submitted. They can also save time by having Iowa Workforce Development staff manage their job postings. In addition, employers can find access to labor market information along with other employment data.
Since 2005, Acument Global Technologies has been using IowaJobs.org to assist them with hiring qualified applicants. With hundreds of referrals and over 275 testing hours, Acument has utilized many of the services that IowaJobs.org has to offer.
"The professional and courteous staff promptly and accurately fulfills our need for a variety of services which are key to our successful search and hire of qualified candidates," said Alice Bjergum, human resources manager for Acument Global Technologies. "We continue to work with IWD to create a pool of candidates for future open positions by partnering with high schools and local colleges."
With thousands of internet views per day, IowaJobs.org can offer a unique pool of applicants that no one else can provide. To learn more about how IowaJobs.org can help you, contact the Decorah Workforce Development Center at (563) 382-0457.